Choir and chorus conducting.

A treatise on the organization, management, training, and conducting of choirs, choral societies and other vocal ensembles (with questions upon each chapter for individual and class use)
  • 260 Pages
  • 1.93 MB
  • English
Theodore Presser Co. , Philadelphia
Choral conducting., Choirs (M
Other titlesChorus conducting.
Statementby Frederick W. Wodell.
LC ClassificationsMT85 .W83 1931
The Physical Object
Pagination260 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22354645M
LC Control Number31004939

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20 Hand Signals for Choir Directing (and how to use them) By Joan Hall Publication date: 06/08/11 When you're conducting a choir performance, the main way you communicate with the choir is with your hands.

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Get this from a library. Choir and chorus conducting; a treatise on the organization, management, training, and conducting of choirs and choral societies. [Frederick William Wodell]. more effectively rehearse your chorus through score analysis, rehearsal planning, and conducting gesture.

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conducting. Developing fluency in various beat patterns and meters. Gaining control in conducting various dynamics and tempi. Achieving ease and grace in cueing. Gaining control and proper use of the left hand in conducting. Developing effective body and facial language. Combining all the above elements into dynamic conducting.

A choir (/ ˈ k w aɪər /; also known as a quire, chorale or chorus) is a musical ensemble of singers. Choral music, in turn, is the music written specifically for such an ensemble to may perform music from the classical music repertoire, which spans from the medieval era to the present, or popular music repertoire.

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Choir and chorus conducting. A treatise on the organization, management, training and conducting of choirs, and choral societies.

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The Academy’s distinctive two-year postgraduate Choral Conducting course covers a comprehensive range of sacred music for concert and service, as well as selected secular repertoire.

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It is the UK’s longest-established specialist postgraduate choral conducting course, founded in Conducting is the art of directing a musical performance, such as an orchestral or choral has been defined as "the art of directing the simultaneous performance of several players or singers by the use of gesture." The primary duties of the conductor are to interpret the score in a way which reflects the specific indications in that score, set the tempo, ensure correct entries.

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Conducting Course () Conducting Course manual () Conducting Course audiocassette () (The videocassette Music Training [] includes the segment “How to Conduct a Hymn,” which correlates with this course but is not part of the Conducting Course.).